Fibromatosis arising in association with neuromuscular hamartoma of the mandible.

@article{Taher2013FibromatosisAI,
  title={Fibromatosis arising in association with neuromuscular hamartoma of the mandible.},
  author={Leena Yaseen Taher and Muhammad Azfar Saleem and Suresh Babu Velagapudi and Anas Dababo},
  journal={Head and neck pathology},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={280-4}
}
Aggressive fibromatosis is a benign but locally-aggressive tumor, which most often affects the muscles of the shoulder, the pelvic girdle, and the thigh. It usually affects adolescents and young adults. Desmoplastic fibroma, considered the bone counterpart of soft tissue fibromatosis, is a rare tumor that usually affects the metaphyseal or diaphyseal portions of long bones or, less commonly, the jaw. Neuromuscular hamartoma, a rare developmental lesion composed of mature elements of both… CONTINUE READING

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